upcoming events


Free Craft Night at Atlas Pizza! November 21st


Join us on Tuesday, November 21st, at Atlas Pizza at their SE Division St location for another free craft night! We will be making the stitched pamphlet books, featured above. All supplies will be provided by collage. 

Drop in between 6-8pm. Location: Atlas Pizza, 3570 SE Division St. 

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Little Boxes, November 24th, 25th, & 26th
collage is happy to announce that we will be participating in Little Boxes again this year! 
All 3 of our supply stores and our annex gift shop is gearing up for this fun event!
Little Boxes will be happening on: Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, November 24th, November 25th, and November 26th. 
Little Boxes is a city-wide shopping event that serves as an alternative to shopping big-box stores on Black Friday. There are some great prizes involved! It's also an awesome opportunity to learn about, and help support, small local businesses, and a good time to get started on holiday shopping. To learn more about this great event, click here

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Small Business Saturday on Division St, November 25th
collage on Division will be participating in Small Business Saturday, an event near Division and Clinton St, in conjunction with the Division Clinton Business Association. collage will be doing a free make and take from 12-4pm, November 25th. We will be crafting Winter Treasure Boxes



Click here for more info!



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Lisa Congdon Holiday Pop Up at collage, December 2nd
Join us December 2nd, from 12-2pm, at collage on Alberta for our Holiday Pop Up Shop with the fabulous Portland-based illustrator and author, Lisa Congdon! Check out some of her terrific art and products, and get a book signed! There will also be original art, plus live drawing, book signings, 2018 calendars, prints, and more. 

To check out more of Lisa Congdon's delightful work, click here!


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Decemberville in Sellwood, December 2nd
Visit our NEWLY moved Sellwood store on December 2nd, 10am-4pm to take part in Decemberville! Throughout Sellwood and Westmoreland there will be fun activities like photos with Santa, double decker bus rides, music, face painting, and more for this special event. This is a delightful day meant to promote shopping local during the holidays! collage in Sellwood will be offering a free craft, making Winter Treasure Boxes. 

For more information, click here.  




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Gnome for the Holidays, December 2nd-20th

Join us again this year for the delightful event that is Gnome for the Holidays! collage is a sponsor of this event, which is put on by Alberta Main Street. 
Playing is easy: pick up a game card, and collect stickers when you find the colorful, painted gnomes hidden within various Alberta Street businesses. 

For more information on Gnome for the Holidays, click here


Image courtesy of Alberta Main Street



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collage at Crafty Wonderland, December 9th & 10th
collage is once again a proud co-sponsor of Crafty Wonderland's Holiday Art + Craft Market this year! We are also happy to be offering a free craft in the DIY area at Crafty Wonderland once again. This year we will be making hand-painted mugs, using oil-based paint pens, see below!

The dates are Saturday and Sunday, December 9th and 10th. We will be crafting from 11-5 each day, and Crafty Wonderland itself runs from 11-6 each day, at the Oregon Convention Center, 777 NE MLK Jr. Blvd. It's free and open to the public, with tons of artists and crafters there, selling their goods. 

For more information about Crafty Wonderland, click here!

Poster on the right created by Ryan and Lucy Berkley.

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Renovation Celebration Wrap-Up: Thank You
A huge thank-you goes out to all of those who joined us for our weekend Renovation Celebration on October 7th and 8th, where we celebrated the reopening and REMODELING of our original Alberta St location! We raffled off over $3000 worth of prizes; there were loads of free demos, and a book signing by artist Arnel Baluyot! Scroll down to see photos from this special weekend. 


During our celebration, we had demos on collage and woodburning, by artists Andreia Claro and Carla Bartow.


A demo on embroidery by Jodie Cord. 



Artist Arnel Baluyot doing a demo on Daniel Smith watercolors during our Renovation Celebration. 
Before and after photos of the hardwood floors at our Alberta location!

Two of our lucky prize winners on the left, plus another very cute customer on the right. 

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Thank You for Crafting with Us Concerts in the Park!
We wanted to extend a thank you to all of those who came out to craft with us this summer during Concerts in the Park! We had a blast, and thank you to Portland Parks & Recreation's for putting on this excellent series. 
We hope to see you all again there next year!